“A Doctor is Building an App To Detect Your Genetic Diseases Based Only on a Picture” (PolicyMic)

“A physician and scientist with over 20 patents for health care-related inventions, Moalem wanted to develop a tool that was free and easy to use by health care workers. Moalem is in the process of finishing the app and still battling a few hurdles to make it fully functional for his proposed goals. So, in an effort to streamline its development, Moalem will be bringing his work to MIT’s H@cking Medicine event, a health care-themed hackathon, where he hopes to work with others to develop the rest of the app ‘to take it to the next level — and ideally, arm doctors with crucial knowledge to help patients.'”

Read more of this article by Matt Essert for PolicyMic here.

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